Head of Child Rights

The Centre for Sport and Human Rights (hosted by IHRB) is seeking a senior child rights expert to develop and manage its strategy and capacity on the realisation of children’s rights in and around sport.

The Head of Child Rights is an exciting new role and will be an ambassador within the Centre, ensuring that there is a robust and strategy-led child rights function and a child rights ethos integrated across all activities.

Deadline for applications: Thursday 4th April 2019 at 5pm UK-time.

See the full candidate brief for further background, key duties and responsibilities, person specification, and how to apply.


Academic Placements

Opportunities may be available for students who receive academic credit or a stipend to undertake an academic placement with IHRB. Proposals should be sent to [email protected] and must include the dates of availability, areas of work interest and available academic credit or stipend. IHRB is able to offer work experience rather than 'office experience' and welcomes proposals from students based across the world, who will be supervised remotely. 


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